ACCEPTING ACTION RESEARCH: SLOW & STEADY

Kurt W. Clausen

Abstract


For much of my career in the world of Action Research, I have seen this methodology’s fortunes rise and fall periodically depending on the vagaries of public perception and demands for accountability. For the past few years, therefore, after a steady growth in its stature in the academic community, I had been expecting the inevitable backlash I had seen in the past. To my surprise, this has not happened. Perhaps, this is due to the fact that action research is no longer seen as a novelty or fad among a critical mass of researchers anymore. Perhaps, people have become increasingly educated to its meaning and technique. I can only hope.

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